- Jaguar Continuation C-types will be built to original specifications, with a design achieved using a combination of scans of an original car and original engineering drawings from Jaguar’s archives.
- The company will build eight examples, and those cars will be eligible to compete in historic racing events.
How would you like to have a brand-new car that was engineered before the advent of the color TV? If that sounds like your kind of party and you also happen to be fantastically wealthy, you may be interested to learn that Jaguar is building eight Continuation examples of its Le Mans–winning 1953 C-type coupe. If it sounds like fun but you’re not a member of the private-jet set, you can sate your curiosity by playing around with the online configurator Jaguar has launched for the track-ready car.
The article from Car & Driver goes more in depth on the C-Type